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Alabama Prepares for Oklahoma
I'll be honest, I was hoping we'd play Notre Dame cause I'd like to see Bama hang 50 on em.  The top-ranked Alabama Crimson Tide will face off with the No. 4 Oklahoma Sooners in the College Football Playoff Semifinal at the Capital One Orange Bowl at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Ga…
Kelsea Ballerini Rockin’ in the New Year!
It's official, Kelsea Ballerini has signed on to headline the iconic Dick Clark's Rockin’ Eve on December 31, according to a Billboard magazine left on the counter by Meg Summers in the 95.3 The Bear studio.  (Btw, there is a note attached saying, "She's my dream girl, and I'm her dream boy&quo…
Teach dem Bulldogs to Behave
IT'S THE SEC CHAMPIONSHIP, Alabama vs Georgia.  It's like we've had 2 trains on one track, headed towards a rematch for almost a year now.  It's again, teacher vs student...something we see often these days in Tuscaloosa.
The Tide has won 26 IN A ROW AT HOME, the longest…
Nick Saban Prepares for the Iron Bowl
Last year Bama lost to Auburn and some feel the revenge factor is the best way to motivate, but Saban says he doesn't think it's the best form of motivation.  “I think the players all know what happened last year.  I think they don’t feel great about it...
Wild Bill’s High School Football RoundUP
Wetumpka (9-2) at Hillcrest-Tuscaloosa (6-5): It's round 2 of the playoffs and round 2 of this matchup LIVE & LOCAL tonight on 95.3 The Bear.!  Last year Wee-tumpka knocked out Hillcrest and bring a lil extra motivation to this David/Goliath matchup.  ...
Remembering Larry Bud Gray
It's 15 years today since we said goodbye my wonderful friend. I still have all those stupid Coconut Monkeys you'd buy me every time you'd visit the beach. "I know how much you LOVE to collect Coconut Monkeys" you'd say, adding another to my collection, knowing …
Wild Bill’s High School Football RoundUP
Last night Hillcrest defeated some dude named Sydney Lanier 10-3 according to the Dr Pepper scoreboard, as Nassir Boyd had 130 yards rushing.  Hillcrest plays the winner of Daphne-Wetumpka next week.
The Northside Rams just might be the best team Samantha has ever seen and they can prove it toni…
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That Dang Cowbell is Coming
"That Dang Cowbell, the one that Mississippi State fans always try to sneak in Bryant Denny is coming.  It's the one thats usually painted that weird color that seems trapped between purple and crimson.  The cowbell is usually hidden inside the pants of ding-a-lings that want…
Alabama High School Football RoundUP
It's the final week of the regular season we dedicate the show today to the STARS of West Alabama's Friday Night Lights! Many putting on a football helmet, band or cheering uniform for the last time tonight (insert Boys of Fall/Kenny here)  
Lets start with the Dr Pepper Scoreboard showing Brookwood …
Why Nick Saban is Alabama, and LSU is Forgotten
The matchup with LSU will be Nick Saban’s 71st game coaching Alabama as the No. 1 team in the country, the most for a coach at one school in college football history.
Alabama held its final practice of the week on Thursday, putting the final touches on its game plan for Saturday&Close…
LSU “Coach O” Guarantees LSU Victory
LSU COACH O, "We're going to go to win the game, I can tell you that. We're going to figure out a game plan that fits this week, a game plan that fits the team. We haven't figured that out yet"
I love the fact we'd never hear Coach Saban make a comment like this.…
Wild Bill’s Dr Pepper High School Football RoundUP
Lamar Co @ Gordo:  Lots of pressure to WIN tonight!!!  Both teams headed to the playoffs, the winner has valuable home file advantage and the loser will travel to Dothan next week.
Tuscaloosa Co @ Spain Park:
Bessemer City @ Northridge:
Hueytown @ Paul Bryant:  Hueytown's Royde…
Happy Anniversary Baby!
I ❤️ her so much and 10 years ago today she said "YES" to me.  Several months earlier while in ✈️NYC, I called her beautiful mom for permission to pop the question. I was so nervous, we were in the clouds, at the Top of The Rock, staring at the Empire State building and she sa…
Feels like a Playoff Game
Tua Tagovailoa has not thrown a pass in the fourth quarter this season cause Bama hasn't needed it but this LSU game may be different.then again it may be the same.  It's Bama at LSU live and local on 95.3 The Bear as the tiger com off big wins over Georgia and Mississippi State&…
Walt Maddox vs Kay Ivey Heats Up
The Walt Maddox campaign has released 45 pages of emails allegedly sent using a private email server between then Lt. Governor Kay Ivey and staff members.  Here's more from the Maddox campaign...
"The discovery that Kay Ivey’s staff used private email serv…
Wild Bill’s High School Football RoundUP
*Tuscaloosa Co @ Hewitt-Trussville:  We predicted un upset for County high last week and they delivered as County high senior kicker Wilkes Pierce became a hero with 7 seconds left, nailing a 35 yard field goal, securing a 10-7 home win against Oak Mountain...
A Big 953 Bear Hug to our friends in Mexico Beach!
Tuscaloosa knows what it feels like to be impacted by a disaster. We are raising money for Samaritan's Purse, a great charity, already on the ground in PC & Mexico Beach.
Tonite: 5-7 p.m. at the Amp before Chris Stapleton show
Friday: 7-9a at Chick-fil-A, Hwy 69 South in Tuscaloosa
EVERY CENT colle…
The 3rd Saturday Always Brings Extra
It's the 3rd Saturday every October that brings a little extra, extra effort, extra fight and to some, extra hate.  It was a 3rd Saturday in October back in 1935 when Bama fans saw a young Paul Bryant give extra, he played a game with a broken leg...
Hillcrest Comes off the Biggest win of the Season
Oak Mtn @ Tuscaloosa Co: Homecoming at County High tonight get em Cats!
Hillcrest @ McAdory:  Hillcrest just might be coming off their best game of the season...Coach Sam Adams pull out a double reverse pass to secure a big upset last week...